Monday , 24 September 2018

Education

Zayed University signs MoU with Emirates Foundation

MoU aims to empower more youth to benefit societies in a sustainable way. Abu Dhabi: Zayed University ( ZU ) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Emirates Foundation , in a major step aimed at implementing key priorities of the UAE Government’s strategy that focuses on youth development in the country. The MoU was signed by Professor Reyadh …

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Dr Hassan Rashid Al-Derham appointed Qatar University President by Board of Regents

Qatar University Board of Regents ( QU -BOR) announced today the selection of Dr Hassan Rashid Al-Derham as the 6th President of Qatar University to follow Prof Sheikha Abdulla Al-Misnad. The Board acknowledged the instrumental role Prof Al-Misnad played in the years since she assumed presidency in 2003, and recognized the phase under her leadership as a transformational era in …

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Qatar University achieves membership of UN Academic Impact

Qatar University ( QU ) has achieved another significant international accolade — member of the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI). The organization was recognized by the UN Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information Cristina Gallach for its commitment to ten principles — commitment to the UN Charter; human rights; educational opportunity for all; higher education opportunity for every interested individual; …

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UAE: Ministry of Education email service initiative to benefit 129,000 students

Abdul Rahman Al Hammadi: ‘We aim to enhance communication channels between students and teachers and provide easy access to information. The Ministry of Education (MoE) has introduced an email service catering to 129,000 students throughout its schools. This unprecedented move allows students to utilize technology for a safer means of communication. The dynamic interactive platform also enhances the students’ relationship …

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Orange Jordan integrates its incubators at Yarmouk University with the YU Innovation Lab

Orange Jordan announced that it is expanding the scope of its partnership with Yarmouk University (YU) by integrating the operator’s Incubators located at YU’s Faculty of Engineering with the renowned Yarmouk University Innovation Lab. The announcement came during a signing ceremony held recently at the university’s premises, which was attended by Orange Jordan ‘s CEO Jean-Francois Thomas and the President …

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Award winning global edutainment concept KidZania announces debut in Qatar

Milestone sponsorship with QNB celebrated at inaugural signing ceremony. Qatar Entertainment Company (Tasali) proudly announces arrival of the award winning KidZania edutainment concept in Qatar. As a joint venture partnership between Aspire Zone Foundation and Sharaka Holdings, the company is blazing ahead with bringing the premium brand to Doha. As part of the landmark announcement, KidZania unveiled its first sponsorship …

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Shapoorji Pallonji supports education targets in Abu Dhabi

Dubai based contractor nears the completion of premium UK national curriculum Amity International school in Al Bahia Shapoorji Pallonji has reached the final phase of construction for the Amity International School in Abu Dhabi. Under the direction of the Abu Dhabi Education Council ( ADEC ), the Amity International School will soon be the seat of learning for over 800 …

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UAE educators selected to attend E2 Global Educator Exchange Event

Educators from Mohammed Bin Rashid Smart Learning Program (MBRSLP) join 300 Microsoft innovative Educator (MIE) experts and Students Ambassadors from around the world to attend the event and gain more insights. Microsoft recently hosted 9 educators from United Arab Emirates and Qatar to join 300 Microsoft Innovative Educator (MIE) experts and Students’ Ambassadors from around the world at its E2 …

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DEWA organises leadership workshop for Dubai Educational Zone’s Media Talent Programme students

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority ( DEWA ) has organised a workshop for the Dubai Education Zone’s Student Media Talent Programme, which is sponsored by HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Dubai Executive Council. The workshop, held at DEWA ‘s Sustainable Building in Al Quoz, supports DEWA ‘s strategy …

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Texas A&M at Qatar, QBWA to partner to support women engineers and engineering students

Texas A&M University at Qatar and the Qatari Businesswomen Association (QBWA) announced signing a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on 24 May in the VIP Majlis in the Texas A&M Engineering Building in Education City. Through this agreement, the branch campus and QBWA will partner to support female students, and to educate girls and their families about engineering to attract more …

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